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Xiaomi Redmi 5 (16GB) vs Motorola Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)

Side by side comparison between Xiaomi Redmi 5 vs Motorola Moto G6 Play phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Xiaomi Redmi 5 (16GB)
5.7"
IPS

720x1440

12
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
12PointsMotorola Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)Compare Xiaomi Redmi 5 X
Motorola Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)
5.7"
IPS

720x1440

13
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Motorola Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Redmi 5 (16GB)5 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi 5 (16GB)vsMoto G6 Play (XT1922-2)12 Advantages Motorola Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)
+1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core58%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.4Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+157 grams (5.5 ounces)11%
Lighter
vs175 grams (6.13 ounces)
+7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)17%
Thinner
vs9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
vs1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
2GB LPDDR3vs+3GB LPDDR350%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
16GB (10GB available)vs+32GB (22GB available)120%
More internal storage for applications and files
(back) 12MPvs+(back) 13MP7%
Higher resolution main camera
LED flashvs+LED flash on both camerasAdvantage
The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
HDR photo only main cameravs+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
f/2.2 (aperture)vs+f/2.0 (aperture)10%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
(front) 5MPvs+(front) 8MP59%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Android 7.1.2 Nougatvs+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
3300 mAhvs+4000 mAh21%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
Not supportedvs+Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Advantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

33 Common items in both devices
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
TFT IPS LCD
16 million
720x1440 pixels
282 PPI
5.7"
Only digital zoom
+26 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresXiaomi Redmi 5 (16GB)Motorola Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)
ModelRedmi 5 (16GB)Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)
Other model names紅米5, Xiaomi Redmi 5 dual MDE1 (16GB + 2GB RAM), Xiaomi RosyLenovo Moto G6 Play XT1922 3GB RAM + 32GB, Motorola Ashley
Country or region availableChinaSpainHong KongIndiaIndonesiaItalySingaporeThailandVietnam
China, Spain, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Italy, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam
(Europe)
(Europe)
BrandXiaomiMotorola
Release dateDecember, 2017April, 2018
Depth7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)72.8 x 151.8 millimeters (2.87 x 5.98 in)72.2 x 154.4 millimeters (2.84 x 6.08 in)
Weight157 grams (5.5 ounces)175 grams (6.13 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredAluminum body, glass front, plastic back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
System (OS)Xiaomi Redmi 5 (16GB)Motorola Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)
Operating systemAndroid 7.1.2 NougatAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareXiaomi Redmi 5 (16GB)Motorola Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SDM450 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 MSM8937 (28nm)
CPU processor1.8Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 506 600MhzQualcomm Adreno 505 450Mhz
RAM memory2GB LPDDR33GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (10GB available)32GB (22GB available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayXiaomi Redmi 5 (16GB)Motorola Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size5.7" inches5.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~75.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~75.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1440 pixels720x1440 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)282 PPI282 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 3
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksXiaomi Redmi 5 (16GB)Motorola Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF) and nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800 (China version), GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkGlobal version:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100

China/Taiwan version:
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4

China version:
LTE 850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)

India/Italy/Thailand/Vietnam version:
LTE 850/1800/2100 (Bands 1,3,5)
TD-LTE 2300/2500 (Bands 40,41)

Spain/Singapore/Indonesia version:
LTE 800/850/900/1700/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,4,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE 2300/2600 (Bands 38,40)
LTE Cat4 800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE 2300/2600 (Bands 38,40)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
CallingXiaomi Redmi 5 (16GB)Motorola Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraXiaomi Redmi 5 (16GB)Motorola Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)
Back camera (main camera)12 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash on both cameras
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.25µm pixel1.12µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraXiaomi Redmi 5 (16GB)Motorola Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedLED
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaXiaomi Redmi 5 (16GB)Motorola Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, WMVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityXiaomi Redmi 5 (16GB)Motorola Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portSupportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Redmi 5 (16GB)Motorola Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Fingerprint sensor
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, Gold, Light Blue, Rose Gold
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Plastic frame
- Aluminum back
- 2.5D glass screen edge
- 18:9 ratio screen
- MIUI 9.1
- Silicone case included
- Fast battery charging 5V/2A
- WiFi display, direct, hotspot
- Colors: Silver, Flash Gray, Blue, Gold
- Front/back Gorilla Glass 3
- Max vision 18:9 display
- Dolby audio
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyXiaomi Redmi 5 (16GB)Motorola Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3300 mAh4000 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging10W Standard charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered1800 minutes | 30 hours | 1.3 days
Standby17280 minutes | 288 hours | 12 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateXiaomi Redmi 5 (16GB)Motorola Moto G6 Play (XT1922-2)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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